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We use mechanical calculators so we can find out answers to division, multiplication, adding, and subtraction problem .

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What is the difference between scientific and mechanical calculators?

scientific calculators have scientific calculations such as scientific notation, but mechanical ones dont.


Could the first mechanical calculator add subtract mulitply and divide?

No, the very first mechanical calculators could only add and subtract. The first mechanical calculators were invented in 1623 by Wilhelm Schickard, followed by the Pascaline, invented in 1645 by Blaise Pascal. However, calculators that could multiply and divide were in use by the 19th century.


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Do accountants use calculators?

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You can find loan calculators online that do all of the work for you. Bankrate.com has several different financial calculators to use. You simply plug in your numbers and it does the rest.


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